Harriet Martineau to Reeve

Scope and Content

Ambleside. Two sheets. On editorial matters. On 'Female Industry' and women's work. On the exclusion of women artists from the Royal Academy and Laura Herford. On the working-classes, Lord Durham, miners' strikes. On Blue Books, O'Connell, Hume, strikes, Combination Laws; on the franchise for the working-class. The American situation, North Carolina, Helper and his book. Notes her acceptance of a regular column in the American 'National Anti-Slavery Standard'. On Algerian and Italian politics.